GPC Awards

Dear graduate and professional students,

The Graduate Professional Council is pleased to announce that nominations for the 2022 GPC Excellence Awards, which includes the Gold Chalk Award, are now open as of February 7th , 2022 at 8:00 AM.

Below is information regarding each of the GPC Excellence Awards as well as links to the GPC awards site and MU engage, where nominations will be submitted. When visiting Engage please carefully read the nomination form that has a description of the requirements for the nomination submission to be considered. I have also attached a direct link to the Gold Chalk Award website for further rules and information, which can also be found below by visiting the GPC awards hyperlink. MU engage will be used to submit a nomination for an award so please visit the hyperlink below

Nominations for all awards are due to GPC by 5:00 pm on Friday, March 11th 2022. The Award winners will be notified by email no later than April 8th 2022 and celebrated at the annual Graduate Awards Banquet (date and time TBD).

To submit a nomination for a GPC Excellence Award, go to: https://missouri.campuslabs.com/engage/submitter/form/start/462878

 

Gold Chalk Award

The Gold Chalk Award recognizes University of Missouri faculty who have made significant contributions to the education and training of graduate and professional students. Awards are given to one faculty member from each of the following categories: Professional School (Medicine, Vet Med, Law), Humanities and Fine Arts, Natural and Mathematical Sciences, and Social and Behavioral Sciences. For official rules and more information, please visit the Gold Chalk website at Gold Chalk Award // Graduate Professional Council // University of Missouri .

Note: Nominations are made by graduate and professional students.

 

Excellence in Student Leadership Award

 The GPC Excellence in Student Leadership Award honors a graduate or professional student who shows exemplary leadership in service to graduate and professional students at the University of Missouri. This award celebrates the accomplishments of graduate students through their hard work, dedication, and adherence to Mizzou’s core values of respect, responsibility, discovery, and excellence.

 

Excellence in Teaching Award

 The GPC Excellence in Teaching Award, formerly the Academic Excellence Award, honors a graduate or professional student who demonstrates an outstanding commitment to teaching and education. This award celebrates the teaching excellence of graduate and professional students as they provide quality education to others, and the student’s adherence to Mizzou’s core values of respect, responsibility, discovery, and excellence.

 

Excellence in Research Award

 Created in 2021, the GPC Excellence in Research Award honors a graduate or professional student who has demonstrated a sound understanding of their field of study and has made contributions to the field through their research. This award celebrates the accomplishments of graduate and professional students through their hard work and adherence to Mizzou’s core values of respect, responsibility, discovery, and excellence.

 

International Student Award

 The GPC International Student Award is an award that honors an international graduate or professional student who shows exemplary leadership and service to the university and to the international student community.  This award celebrates the accomplishments of international graduate and professional students through their hard work, dedication, and adherence to Mizzou’s core values of respect, responsibility, discovery, and excellence.

 

 Graduate Support Staff Recognition Award

Formerly, the Graduate Student Association (GSA) Graduate Support This special recognition is given to one departmental staff person who exemplifies outstanding service to graduate students. In the past this award was formerly called the Graduate Student Association (GSA) Graduate Support Staff Recognition Award.

For more information about rewards: please see https://gpc.missouri.edu/awards/ or contact Kyle Betts, GPC Vice President at gpcvicepresident@missouri.edu.

 To submit a nomination for a GPC Excellence Award noted above, go to:

 https://missouri.campuslabs.com/engage/submitter/form/start/524293

 If you encounter difficulty with the using the above hyperlink the form can be found in GPC Engage forms entitled “2022 GPC Excellence Awards” (should be seen near the top of the list of GPC forms)

 ***The nomination period for all awards closes on Friday, March 11th, 2022 at 5:00 pm.***

We invite you to help us celebrate our outstanding faculty, staff, and students for all they do for graduate and professional education.